Astronauts bound for space station
A Russian capsule carrying three astronauts from Russia, the United States and Italy has blasted off for the International Space Station.
Boy, 12, with fake gun shot dead
A 12-year-old boy brandishing what turned out to be a replica gun died today after he was shot by a US police officer responding to an emergency call about a person waving a...
Video: America does online dating - doggie style
It's not much of a secret, walking your dog can often be a conversation starter with someone on...
Video: 100-year-old American woman visits the beach...
You might think Ruby Holt has seen it all - she is 100 years old after all - but this is in fact the first...
Video: Michael Brown Sr. says he wants his son's death to...
Michael Brown Sr., the father of Michael Brown, the teenager killed in a police shooting in...
Iran nuclear talks may be extended
The US and five other countries trying to reach a nuclear programme deal with Iran are set to extend the talks, according to diplomats.
550 Germans 'joined extremists'
The head of Germany's intelligence agency has said authorities now know of 550 people from the country who have travelled to Syria and Iraq to join extremist groups, about 60 of whom have died.
Several killed in China earthquake
A strong earthquake that hit a sparsely populated, mountainous area of western China has killed at least five people and injured 54 others, officials have said.
Afghan leaders back troops deal
Afghanistan's parliament has approved agreements with the US and Nato allowing international troops to remain in the country past the end of this year amid a renewed offensive by Taliban militants.
'Danish citizen shot' in S Arabia
A Danish citizen has reportedly been shot and wounded in the capital of Saudi Arabia, Riyadh.
Naked man crash lands in terminal
An OAP is seriously ill after being attacked by a naked man who crashed through a ceiling at a US airport.
Quake damage 'worse than estimated'
The damage from an overnight earthquake in a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics proved more extensive than initially thought.
Shooting town awaits charges ruling
A grand jury considering whether to charge a white police officer over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager is meeting behind a ring of steel as tensions rise in a Missouri city.
Town's pretzel pine comes up short
A 50ft pretzel-topped Christmas tree will be uprooted in favour of a spruced-up offering after people in a Pennsylvania town complained it was too puny - and ugly to boot.
Head survives bus 'murder line'
A primary school headteacher who was the only survivor of the Kenya bus massacre has said he was saved because his would-be killers became confused as he lay waiting to be murdered.
Will no-niff loo seat do business?
Blow out the scented candle and ditch the aerosol spray can - a US firm has introduced a deodorising toilet seat that it says will eliminate embarrassing odours and the need to cover them up.
US boy shot while playing with gun
A three-year-old US boy is in a serious condition after being shot in the mouth - reportedly as he and a four-year-old neighbour were playing with a gun.
New Ebola case confirmed in Mali
Mali has confirmed a new case of Ebola and said two more suspected patients are being tested, raising concern about a further spread of the disease which has already killed at least five people in the country.
Japan hit by strong earthquake
A strong earthquake has struck a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics, knocking down at least 10 homes in a ski resort town and injuring several people.
Madagascar plague outbreak kills 40
A plague outbreak has killed 40 people on the island nation of Madagascar, with 119 people diagnosed with the bacterial disease since August.
Kerry: 'Gaps' in Iran nuclear talks
US Secretary of State John Kerry has warned of "serious gaps" in talks about a nuclear deal with Iran.
One dead after strong China quake
At least one person has died after a strong earthquake struck a lightly populated, mountainous area of western China, officials said.
Floods alert after US snowstorms
US forecasters have warned of the threat of floods after a massive seven feet of snow fell in the Buffalo area of western New York state, killing at least 12 people.
Boycott call as Bahrain holds poll
Voting has begun in Bahrain's first full parliamentary election since Arab Spring-protests erupted four years ago.
Kenya bus militants shoot dead 28
Somalia's Islamic extremist rebels, al-Shabab, have claimed responsibility for an attack on a bus in Kenya in which 28 non-Muslims were singled out and killed.
Obama lets Pentagon target Taliban
Barack Obama has quietly approved guidelines allowing the Pentagon to target Taliban fighters in Afghanistan, US officials have said.
Cosby defends silence on sex claims
Embattled entertainer Bill Cosby has broken his silence over a series of rape and sex assault claims going back decades.
The Limelight, November 13
Alibi, The Parlour, Groovy Train, The Eg
The National Bar
The Coach relaunches
The Botanic Inn
The Cloth Ear - Autumn 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Cuckoo - October 2014
The Limelight - Oct 2014
DJ Sneak and Felix da Housecat at Belfast's T13
Toga Party at The Fly, Belfast - Freshers Week 2014
Freshers Pub Crawl - Bar With No Name
Freshers Night at Ollies, Belfast - September 2014
Freshers' Night in The Fly
The National Bar - Sept 2014
Belsonic 2014 pictures: Imagine Dragons, Soul Sister Soul Revolution and The Whereabouts fans
Belsonic 2014 pictures: Queens of the Stone Age fans
Belsonic 2014 pictures: Chic and Nile Rodgers fans
World Press Photo exhibition
Vote: Who's Northern Ireland's greatest ever sports star?
WW1: Images of the horror, heroism, suffering and anguish
The Troubles gallery - IRA checkpoint, early 1970s
Reader pictures: Favourite Ulster beauty spots
Old school pictures: When Big Ian Paisley was little Ian
Cameron 'must apply to leave EU'
David Cameron will come under fresh pressure to...
Downpours spark flood warnings
Persistent downpours over southern England have...
Five acts remain as Ritchie departs
Call centre worker Stevi Ritchie has become the...
Ings riding high on confidence new
Burnley striker Danny Ings feels he is going to score every time he takes to...
Jose bristles at Costa questions new
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho could not hide his frustration at the talk...
Lambert: We will rise again new
Paul Lambert vowed Aston Villa will rise again as he prepares to mark his...
Beckham reveals injury heartache
David Beckham has revealed how the Achilles injury...
Pregnant Silva rejected TV chance
Former Emmerdale star Adele Silva has revealed she...
Cheska reveals depression struggle
Made In Chelsea star Cheska Hull has revealed her...